Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Patrik Laine Makes Return from Concussion

Patrick Laine is back in the lineup after missing eight games due to a concussion suffered on January 7 againt the Buffalo Sabres. The Jets are hosting San Jose tonight at MTS Centre.

Laine has registered a shot, a hit and a blocked shot in 3:21 of ice time in the first ten minutes of the game. Here's more of what Jets head coach Paul Maurice had to say prior to the game about Laine's return:

Despite missing those eight games, the 19-year-old Finn still third among rookie scorers in the NHL this season. Here are the top 5: